Elizabeth Buckley

Elizabeth Buckley

Elizabeth Buckley joined Carleton College in 1946 on a part-time basis as Assistant Registrar.  She became full-time staff in 1947 and continued to serve as Carleton's Assistant Registrar until 1964, when she became Carleton University's Acting Registrar. 

Elizabeth Buckley joined Carleton College in 1946 on a part-time basis as Assistant Registrar. She became full-time staff in 1947 and continued to serve as Carleton's Assistant Registrar until 1964, when she became Carleton University's Acting Registrar. In 1977, Buckley was appointed Assistant Secretary to the Board of Governors. She served in this capacity until her retirement. Buckley helped establish the University's practices in admissions, registration and graduation. She was also involved in developing Carleton's system of class scheduling, examinations, and record keeping. She was associated with the planning and presentation of virtually every one of Carleton's convocations since the first one in 1946. In recognition of her long and faithful service to Carleton University, Buckley was awarded an Honorary Bachelor of Arts Degree upon her retirement in 1984.

In 1977, Buckley was appointed Assistant Secretary to the Board of Governors. She served in this capacity until her retirement. Buckley helped establish the University's practices in admissions, registration and graduation.  She was also involved in developing Carleton's system of class scheduling, examinations, and record keeping.  She was associated with the planning and presentation of virtually every one of Carleton's convocations since the first one in 1946. In recognition of her long and faithful service to Carleton University, Buckley was awarded an Honorary Bachelor of Arts Degree upon her retirement in 1984.

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April 14, 2000